Cancer

4,186,092
Discussions
Share your experience
(Neoplasm malignant)
Cancer , medically called a malignancy neoplasm, is a term for a large group of different diseases. In cancer, cell (biology)s divide...
Read on Wikipedia
Common Cancer treatments discussed around the web
Tamoxifen 42,372 Medical Marijuana 34,888 Herceptin 31,783
4,186,092 conversations around the web about Cancer to help you make a decision
4,186,092 conversations around the web about Cancer to help you make a decision
Share your experience

Avastin vs Temodar

Avastin
VS.
Temodar
Other name: Temozolomide (Temozolomide)
3.5
4.0
74,125
Discussions around the web
Discussions
17,868
Discussions around the web
Discussions
Taken for:
by discussions around the web
Cancer
Glioblastoma
Colon Cancer
Non Small Cell Lung Cancer
Lung Cancer
Colorectal cancer
Brain Tumor
Metastatic Breast Cancer*
Ovarian Cancer*
* Off label
Show more
Taken for:
by discussions around the web
Cancer
Glioblastoma
Brain Mets
Anaplastic Astrocytoma
Method of use:
Injection
Method of use:
Injection
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Bevacizumab (trade name Avastin, Genentech/Hoffmann–La Roche|Roche) is a drug that blocks angiogenesis, the growth of new blood vessels. It is commonly used to treat various cancers, including colorectal, lung, breast, kidney, and glioblastomas.Bev...
Read on Wikipedia
Top Concerns
Ava
Nausea
3
Hair Loss
2
Rash
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Nose Bleeds
1
Cough
1
Vomiting
1
Shortness Of Breath
1
Pleural Effusion
1
Weight Gain
1
Top Concerns
Tem
Tiredness
10
Brain Tumor
7
Seizures
6
Nausea
6
Headaches
4
Weakness
4
Vomiting
2
Hair Loss
1
Constipation
1
Bleeding
1
Compare concerns
By:
Avastin
Ava
Temodar
Tem
Nausea
Ava
Tem
3
6
Hair Loss
Ava
Tem
2
1
Rash
Ava
Tem
1
0
High Blood Pressure
Ava
Tem
1
0
Nose Bleeds
Ava
Tem
1
0
Cough
Ava
Tem
1
0
Vomiting
Ava
Tem
1
2
Shortness Of Breath
Ava
Tem
1
0
Pleural Effusion
Ava
Tem
1
0
Weight Gain
Ava
Tem
1
0
Tiredness
Tem
Ava
10
0
Brain Tumor
Tem
Ava
7
0
Seizures
Tem
Ava
6
0
Nausea
Tem
Ava
6
3
Headaches
Tem
Ava
4
0
Weakness
Tem
Ava
4
0
Vomiting
Tem
Ava
2
1
Hair Loss
Tem
Ava
1
2
Constipation
Tem
Ava
1
0
Bleeding
Tem
Ava
1
0
Back
About Avastin
Bevacizumab (trade name Avastin, Genentech/Hoffmann–La Roche|Roche) is a drug that blocks angiogenesis, the growth of new blood vessels. It is commonly used to treat various cancers, including colorectal, lung, breast, kidney, and glioblastomas.Bev...
Read on Wikipedia
Read more about:
Avastin
About Temodar
Read more about:
Temodar

Your Saved Posts ()

content loaded dynamically
Filter
Filters:
Gender
Role
Age
All
We found 4,328 discussions
The NO he has now said the Temodar had worked, so he is...
" ...oncologist told my husband the Temodar didn't work on him, and he gave him an IV treatment of Avastin. The NO he has now said the Temodar had worked, so he is on ...that that would mean the Temodar... "

seizures. The temodar didn't work for him, he had regrowth...
" My husband is starting on Avastin and CPT 11 tomorrow. ...of the possibility of stroke but a side effect of the avastin is high blood pressure so I guess anything ...share of seizures. The temodar didn't... "

d not tolerate temodar well--he had one good week a month on...
" Diane, my husband was hoarse and raspy just on temodar alone. He never had ...he had recurrence and was never on it concurrenty with Avastin. My husband did not tolerate temodar well--he had one good... "

not good and she had a platelet crash from the temodar. She...
" ...her methylation status was not good and she had a platelet crash from the temodar. She is now on avastin and etoposide which seem ...people who are in pretty bad shape have benefited from Avastin, so see... "

dose Temodar for 3 weeks with no luck. So yesterday he...
" ...Sloan. My husband had been on Temodar for 12 months before ...He tried daily dose Temodar for 3 weeks with no luck. So yesterday he started the Avastin IV without any other chemo. Through research he... "

wife did very well for 11 months on temodar even wi...
" ...a very similar scenario. Her tumor has recurred four times ...and be patient with the temodar. My wife did very well for 11 months on temodar even without avastin. It did take time for marked... "

diation and temodar which did nothing. In fact the tumor pr...
" ...IV. He did radiation and temodar which did nothing. In fact the tumor progressed. He was immediately put on Avastin and CPT-11 and got one full year of... "

g/daily for 5 days every 28 day cycle.I experienced naseau...
" RE: temodar and nausea Hello, When I was using Temodar I was taking 400 mg/daily for 5 days every 28 day cycle.I experienced naseau the first night and ...21/2 yrs and have been using Avastin for 16... "

zures. The temodar didn't work for him, he had regrowth aft...
" ...CSM51 wrote: My husband is starting on Avastin and CPT 11 tomorrow. ...of the possibility of stroke but a side effect of the avastin is high blood pressure so I guess anything ...share of seizures. The... "

2013, he was on Temodar for 8 weeks, along with radiation....
" ...my bf who has been on Avastin since May of 2013. ...Oct of 2013, he was on Temodar for 8 weeks, along ...radiation. His tumors grew. He has been very fortunate with the Avastin and the TTf novacure. The... "

  • The information reflected here is dependent upon the correct functioning of our algorithm. From time-to-time, our system might experience bugs or glitches that affect the accuracy or correct application of mathematical algorithms. We will do our best to update the site if we are made aware of any malfunctioning or misapplication of these algorithms. We cannot guarantee results and occasional interruptions in updating may occur. Please continue to check the site for updated information.
  • The side effects featured here are based on those most frequently appearing in user posts on the Internet. The manufacturer's product labeling should always consulted for a list of side effects most frequently appearing in patients during clinical studies. Talk to your doctor about which medications may be most appropriate for you.
Back to Signup
Please wait...